Vine introduces Web Profiles

by Nick Cicero on Jan 03, 2014

With more than 40 Million users worldwide, Vine has exploded with a unique mobile-first audience. Today Vine introduces Web profiles bringing the 6-second viewing experience to the desktop.


Web profiles come with a home feed allowing users to like, comment, and share videos just like on mobile. They also released a new mode for users to watch for an extended period of time, TV Mode. TV Mode allows users to watch their Vine videos in fullscreen.

This will be a major step in recruiting more people to get on Vine and stay there longer. I would love to see this move into custom Vine Playlists (which right now you could do on Storify or with Twitter Custom Timelines) especially for brands and premium content creators.

You can see TV Mode in action below:

Have Vine? Leave your profile’s URL in the comments below and connect with others.

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Nick Cicero is the Editor at Social Fresh and a Digital Marketing Consultant. Formerly of Expion and Livefyre, Nick has experience building social campaigns for Sony PlayStation, Winn-Dixie, Eminem, Teen Vogue and more. He’s a fan of playing...

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  • Veronica S.

    This is great news!! I vine for our recruiting team at Vocus. I haven’t created the web URL yet, but our username is VocusCareers. This is a great opportunity for employers who engage with prospective candidates using social media to showcase videos with a profile as well. Love this post, Nick!